The table below looks at the statistics for SIEM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SIEM over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
Rank 211 199 207
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing SIEM 4 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.086% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.32% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 17
Average salary £51,250 £60,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +62.16%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.69% +27.77%
SIEM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3836 3753 4172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 82.11% 80.67% 76.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3261 3018 3598
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SIEM
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SIEM Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SIEM
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SIEM across the Surrey region.

SIEM Salary Trend in Surrey

SIEM
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SIEM across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SIEM Salary Histogram in Surrey

SIEM
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SIEM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -22 2 £63,750 +34.21%
Staines +9 1 £40,000 -
SIEM
South East

SIEM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing SIEM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SIEM.

1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (42.86%) McAfee
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Security Management
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (28.57%) Big Data
4 4 (28.57%) Information Security
4 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
5 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) LAN
6 2 (14.29%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) Network Design
6 2 (14.29%) CCNA

SIEM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing SIEM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SIEM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
1 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
2 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.14%) HBase
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Security Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Security Management
2 4 (28.57%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Cyber Security
4 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) BCP
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CISM
3 2 (14.29%) GIAC
3 2 (14.29%) CEH
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) CCSA
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) CCSP
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) PMP
4 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (7.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) McAfee
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
5 2 (14.29%) Intel
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Qualys
6 1 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix